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  • JHIS 4932H - NPT Liturgical Customs Medieval Europe / JUDS 1204H - NPT Jewish Liturgy 

    Kanarfogel, Ephraim (2021-01)
    The Development of Liturgical Customs and Practices (מנהגי תפילה וברכות ) in Medieval Europe Selected topics in Jewish history. 0.000 TO 3.000 Credit hours
  • JHIS 4938H - A Topics: Malbim & Modernity / JPHI 1918H – A Topics: Malbim & Modernity 

    Lerner, Dov (2021-01)
    Course Overview The aim of this class is to explore the thought of one of the most well-known Jewish exegetes of the nineteenth century—Malbim—with a heavy emphasis on his historical and intellectual context. We will ...
  • JUDS 1466 - L The Festivals II: Survey 

    Cohen, Aaron (2021-01)
    COURSE OBJECTIVES: The course will cover a variety of topics relating to Yomim Tovim. Certain topics will be studied in depth, tracing the halacha from earlier sources in chazal and rishonim, until the Shulchan Aruch, ...
  • JUDS 1572 - D2 The Individual in Society 

    Berman, Saul J. (2021-01)
    Environmental Issues; Chumra; Self Incrimination Syllabus Cover Page Course Purposes: This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of the varied approaches in the history and literature of Jewish ...
  • JUDS 1002 - J Introduction to Judaism & Biblical Literature II 

    Hajioff, Lawrence Moshiach (2021-01)
    Introduction to Judaism Mitzvot Bein Adam L’Chaveiro Commandments Between Man and Man This course covers the following basic tenets of Jewish thought: Section I: Taming the Inner Critic: Judging Others Favorably Section ...
  • JUDS 1350 - B Introduction to Jewish Beliefs 

    Hajioff, Lawrence Moshiach (2021-01)
    Introduction to Jewish Beliefs Mashiach Israel and the End of Days This course covers the following basic tenets of Jewish beliefs: Body and Soul: Part I. Creation of the First Person Part II. How the Body was ...
  • JUDS 1402- A Basic Jewish Concepts: Holidays 

    Hajioff, Lawrence Moshiach (2021-01)
    Purim, Pesach, The Omer, Shavuot and Tisha B’Av This course covers Book of Esther. Laws and Customs of Purim Pesach philosophy Laws of the Pesach Seder Laws of Chametz and Matzah Ideas of the Omer Laws of Sefirat ...
  • JUDS 1433 - C: Kashrut 

    Pahmer, David A. (2021-01)
    In this course we will cover several significant issues in Kashrut, particularly those that have practical relevance. We will usually, though not always, come to practical conclusions. The course has two parts: the first ...
  • JUDS 1440 - D1 Jewish Laws & Custom: Family Law 

    Taubes, Racheli (2021-01)
    Course Description: This course will focus on the laws and values of Jewish relationships, marriage, and family life. Topics include the Laws of Family Purity, Mikvah, and the rituals, laws, and customs of the Jewish ...
  • JUDS 1444 - K Hilchot Niddah II 

    Price, Nechama (2021-01)
    1. Course Description: This course should serve as a guide through many of the laws of Niddah and related topics. Halacha, as it will be presented, will be traced from its point of origin to modern poskim. However, this ...
  • JUDS 1445 - B Women in Jewish Law I 

    Berman, Saul J. (2021-01)
    Course Purposes: This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of the varied approaches in the history and literature of Jewish Law to issues related to the status of women. This will be achieved through ...
  • JUDS 1451 - M Marriage in Halacha II 

    Price, Nechama (2021-01)
    1. Course Description: This course should serve as a guide through many of the laws pertaining to marriage. Halacha, as it will be presented, will be traced from its point of origin to modern poskim. However, this class ...
  • JUDS 1454 - K The Sabbath 

    Hajioff, Lawrence Moshiach (2021-01)
    This course covers in detail the 39 Melachot of Shabbat. We examine each of the 39 laws in detail, exploring its origin from the Mishkan, the portable Tabernacle, right through to its practical application today. This ...
  • JUDS 1455 - IP The Sabbath 

    Cohen, Aaron (2021-01)
    COURSE OBJECTIVES: The course will focus upon two broad subjects in Hilchos Shabbos: Kiddush & Havdala. While there will be a strong emphasis on Halacha li’maaseh, the practical application of the Halacha, we will also ...
  • JUDS 1460 - N The Sabbath 

    Wolff, Daniel E. (2021-01)
    II. COURSE TOPICS AND GOALS January 19-March 17 Muktza: Definition of Muktza/ categories of Muktza/ application to situations- toys & games, money and valuables, "cleaning up", flowers and plants on the table, pets, ...
  • JUDS 1483 - D2 Jewish Life Cycle 

    Pahmer, David A. (2021-01)
    Course goals and objectives: This is mainly a halacha class, rather than a philosophy class. We will examine briefly a variety of issues pertaining to special events in the life of the Jew, including those of youth, ...
  • JUDS 1468 - M The Festivals 

    Wolff, Daniel E. (2021-01)
    II. COURSE TOPICS AND GOALS General learning objectives: To gain comprehension and command of the laws of Yom Tov To gain proficiency in applying the Halachic system and a wider knowledge of key sefarim and their ...
  • JUDS 1489 - J Interpersonal Relationships 

    Laufer, Charles Kalman (2021-01)
    Interpersonal relationships (such as ethics, charity, slander, revenge, usury).
  • JUDS 1491 - K Interpersonal Relationships & the Workplace 

    Cohen, Aaron (2021-01)
    COURSE OBJECTIVES: The course will consist of a study of various religious challenges that confront an observant Jewish woman in the workplace. The course will encompass the following topics: 1) Engagement & distinctiveness: ...
  • JUDS 1586- L The Sabbath – Modern Problems 

    Auman, Kenneth (2021-01)
    Course objective: To analyze and understand how the abstract principles of Halacha can be applied to modern-day issues yielding concrete rulings on matters of technology and its use on Shabbat. The principles of Halacha ...

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